Nigerian Newspapers Headlines, Wednesday, 22nd June 2022

Nigerian Newspapers Headlines



Putin says ‘proud’ of Russian troops in Ukraine

Russian Nobel laureate sells medal for $103.5 mn to benefit Ukraine kids

Kellogg announces split into three separate companies

Tunisia’s Saied confirms no state religion in new charter

Hundreds of thousands evacuated in China after heaviest rains in decades

Yellen says US in talks with allies to cap Russian oil price

Lagos Task Force to crush 250 power bikes, despatch motorcycles for violating traffic rules

Two kidnapped Chibok girls freed after eight years

Okowa’s VP slot only hope for Niger Delta, IYC tells aggrieved stakeholders

Ohanaeze debunks endorsement of Tinubu as CNG clarifies position on Okowa

Court sentences housemaid who killed Igbinedion’s mother

PVCs for ongoing CVR ready January 2023, says INEC

Petrol: FG insists on N165 pump price, advises against panic buying

Oyo deputy governor resumes at environment ministry

Firm petitions Ogun police over alleged unlawful detention of two

Police investigate kidnapping of couple in Delta

Delta communities bicker over selection of traditional ruler

FG mum on implementation of national fleet, CVFF disbursement

FG to prosecute food vendors using transformer oil

Graduates of SAP Young Professionals Program paving way to Africa’s digital future

NLC calls for review of extant fiscal policy regime to drive private sector

Group demands nomination forms of presidential candidates


Senate alerts military over terrorists hideouts in Kwara, Niger

Buhari nominates seven new ministers, three APC senators dump party

FRSC begins free vehicle inspection Thursday

FG, states should end the hepatitis scourge

Train attack: All Abductees’ll regain freedom, says Presidency

Cross River’ll deliver 100% votes for Tinubu, Ayade promises

No Boko Haram, ISWAP during 1993 Muslim-Muslim ticket, such cant fly now Adegboruwa, SAN

Electoral Act: Reps move to override Buharis veto stalled

Ekiti: Abdulsalami committee, Transition Monitoring Group decry vote-buying

Nigerians now want alternatives to PDP, APC, Obaseki laments

Mass movement for Peter Obi giving APC, PDP sleepless nights Ex-APGA chair

Fuel scarcity worsens, black market booms at N300/litre

States to lose N19bn in oil, gas revenues in 2022 -World Bank

Consumers charge Eko DisCo to improve service delivery

MAN, LCCI, others tackle Buhari over CBN policies

Immigration issued 625,000 passports in five months, says Aregbesola

Without political ideologies, elections are mere waste of time

Internet fraudster to wash Osun school toilets for eight months

Group kicks as Abuja doctor allegedly slaps nurse

BRT driver flees as crushed mother dies, daughter hospitalised

Kwara man strips, flogs girlfriend over cheating, suspect, friends arrested

Five killed, 10 missing as herders attack Benue community

Navy burns exhibit, fire kills three, razes houses in Rivers community

Robbery: Two Benue varsity students arrested, gun, 18 SIM cards recovered

Lagos tackles real estate mogul, denies filing case with forged documents

Ogun court remands five more suspected killers of monarch

Edo maid sentenced to death for drugging, killing Igbinedions mother

Three die in Bayelsa crash, FRSC blames speeding

Abducted ex-NFF officials, Bauchi village head regain freedom

Cost of powering telecoms services to hit N720bn Analysis

Council fumes, probes states for sacking 9,392 teachers

Atiku raises team to woo Wike, Rivers govs camp adamant

Pipeline vandalism: IPOB dismisses allegation as Buhari blames group

How corporate tenants shun Lagos high-rise office spaces amid harsh economy

Body of Benchers raises peace panel as Supreme Court justices fight CJN

Singer Portable weds lover at childs naming ceremony

Ekiti: Group decries vote-buying, commends INEC

JUST IN: 85 days after, Buhari orders immediate rescue of Abuja-Kaduna train attack victims

Return credibility to teachers recruitment, APC tells Soludo


Report: Mining to Boost Nigerias GDP by 23% in 2025

NBS: Retail Price of Diesel Rose by 181% as Gas Soar in May

CBN Guarantees N5.95bn Loan for 31,666 Small-scale Farmers

Buhari Defends Emefiele, Says CBN Governor’s Unorthodox Policies Best for Economy

President Seeks Senate’s Nod for Seven Ministerial Nominees

Kyari: NNPC Restructuring Its Businesses to Meet Energy Transition Demands

Presidency to Unveil 1,321 Legacy Projects By Buhari

UN: 4.1 Million in North-east Nigeria at Risk of Starvation

Ekiti: National Peace C’ttee Demands Prosecution of Vote Buyers

World Bank Commends Nigeria on National Social Register

APBN: Inflation, Insecurity, Fuel Scarcity, Others Bane of Nigeria’s Economic Growth

UK Firm Glencore Pleads Guilty to Bribing Nigerian Officials, to Pay…

Enugu 2023: Mbah/Ossai Ticket will Sustain Ugwuanyi’s Legacies, Says PDP

Obi Must Agree to Be Kwankwaso’s Deputy as Condition for Coalition,…

NGE, NPAN, NUJ, Others Insist on Self-regulatory Framework

Terrorists’ Enclaves Now in Kwara, Niger, Senate Alerts Military

Osinbajo: Professionals Need to Play Active Roles for Impactful Govt’s Housing…

CJN Replies Colleagues, Says Supreme Court Not Immune to Nigeria’s Economic, Socio-political Environment

Catholic Church Disapproves of PVC Registration by Compulsion

Senate Okays Establishment of Four Medical Centres, Amends Teaching Hospitals Act

Maid to Die by Hanging for Killing Ex-Gov Igbinedion’s Mother

NDLEA Seizes 1,804kg Drugs, Arrest 227 Suspects in Kogi, Sokoto

Rail Tracks to Apapa Ports to Be Completed in July,…

Bandits Attack Intending Pilgrims, Kill Three Police Escort in Sokoto

FG to Address 17m Housing Deficit Before May 2023, Says FHA…

Osinachi’s Husband Disallowed Our Mother from Visiting Her When She was Ill, Singer’s Twin Alleges

2022: Oyetola Urges EFCC to Investigate Adeleke, PDP over Voters’ Inducement

Youths Protest, Demand More Machines for Voter Registration in Enugu

FG Flags off Federal Civil Service Bus Scheme

Buhari: We’ll Leave Nigeria in Far Better Place Than We Found…


Ohanaeze dismisses claims of dumping Obi

Ekiti guber: Accept outcome as peoples will, observers tell Oni, Kolawole, others

INEC shuns court order on voter registration

Nigerians disenchanted with APC, PDP Obaseki

Muslim-Muslim ticket: Protesters clash, turn against organisers

Road to 2023: Endless intrigues over choice of running mate

Fuel Scarcity: Ex-depot price hits N161

Sustainable technologies, strong regulationsll save real estate industry

Airport concession: Sirika leads aviation union leaders on tour of Istanbul, Brasilia airports

3m passports collected between 2019-2022 Aregbesola

Emefiele getsvote of confidence from Buhari

5G to surpass 1bn subscriptions in 2022 Report

Maid to die by hanging for killing ex-governor Lucky Igbinedions mother

CVR: INEC, EU mobilize 50 machines, 150 staff at youths concert

Breaking: Two Chibok girls return



Ex-NHRC boss, Odinkalu tackles Malami, insists FG condones torture

Reps invite NAFDAC, SON DG, FCCPC VC over poor quality disinfectants in circulation

Insecurity: We’re deploying robust IT systems to aid security agencies ‘ NSA

Aregbesola reads the riot act to Immigration officers into passport racketeering

Suspected homosexual nabbed for allegedly molesting 19 minors in Abuja

48 million Nigerians still defecate openly- Report

Banks, stockbroking firms are our partners in progress ‘ DMO

Katsina: Bandits kill 3 villagers, abduct married woman

Killings: Criminals are funded in South-East ‘ IPOB

We’ll comply with court order on voter registration extension ‘ INEC

2023: We did not approve ‘No PVC, No Church Attendance’ ban by priests ‘ Catholic Secretariat

Ripples over Oyo dep gov’s defection widen

Again, three APC senators defect

Buhari defends Emefiele’s economic policies

Forests across Nigeria taken over by terrorists ‘ Akeredolu

Troops of Operation Hadin Kai hands over 2 rescued Chibok girls, 2 children to Borno Govt

Borno Govt to prosecute electricity theft by ice block seller, Anarju, in Maiduguri

Portable’s aide kills motorcyclist with singer’s car in Ogun

Residents expose man tapping electricity from street light to run ice block factory in Maiduguri

Osinachi’s husband refused to allow our mother visit her when she was ill ‘ Singer’s twin alleges

Male passengers are a distraction, says female tricycle operator

Kidnappings, Killings: Criminals in South-East getting funding ‘ IPOB

Man slits lover’s throat for rejecting marriage proposal

Uzodinma puts stranded father of triplets on payroll

Minimum alcohol pricing can protect heavy drinkers, reduce harm

Buhari asks US, UK to ban IPOB, says Biafran group ‘behind pipeline vandalism

Hire only value adding administrator ‘ Expert counsels Varsity Managements

Ondo Ministerial Nominee: Falae, Fasoranti, Deji of Akureland hail Buhari on Adegoroye’s appointment

Zamfara secures release of over 3000 kidnapped victims

We never dumped Peter Obi’ ‘ Ohanaeze says as it debunks endorsing Tinubu


Voter Registration Surge: Stakeholders Worried Over January Collection Date For New PVCs

FMDQ Exchange Approves N25bn Lekki Gardens Estate Commercial Paper

Buhari ‘ll Reduce High Housing Deficit Before Leaving Office

NGE, NPAN, NUJ, Other Stakeholders Insist On Self-regulatory Framework

Low Supply From NNPC Depot Heightens Fuel Scarcity

Again, Buhari Orders Rescue Of Kaduna Train Attack Victims, Others

I Want Tinubu To Succeed Me ‘ Buhari

Senate Alerts Military On Terrorists’ Enclaves In Kwara, Niger

Katsina NNPP Guber Candidate Donates N50m To Victims Of Banditry

Federal Govt Launches Gas-powered Buses For Civil Servants

Senate Moves To Establish Police Pension Board

Court To Hear Suit Querying Atiku’s Citizenship July 20

APC Chieftain Seeks Igini’s Removal As REC Over A’Ibom Primary Controversy

Vote-buying: House Of Reps Hopeful Seeks Legislative Intervention, Stiff Sanction


Edo Sports Commission lauds facilities for athletic trials ahead of Commonwealth Games

Singer Portable’s aide kills motorcyclist in Ogun

FCT Police charge 150 chairmen of Okada riders association to curb jungle justice

Tinubu will set stage for younger generation to take over, says NGO

EU, INEC pledge to sensitise more youths to register for PVC, vote during elections

Ekiti election: EU commends INEC, calls for action against vote-buying

Ogun workers threaten showdown with govt over unpaid deductions, pensions

Osinachi’s children to testify against their father wearing blindfolds

Ondo PDP accuses govt of insensitivity to state workers’ plight

Police dismiss report of bomb explosion in Imo

Kaduna PDP governorship candidate picks Markus Ayuba as running mate


Senate names Aduda, Utazi Minority Leader, Whip

Ogun PDP writes Ayu, Arapaja over Kashamu group

NEITI: subsidy removal will free economy

President asks U.S., UK to cut IPOB from financial network

Why we dropped subsidy removal plan, by Buhari

Petrol scarcity worsens

Justices’ memo: CJN defends Supreme Court integrity

IMF, World Bank advice on fuel subsidy untenable, says Buhari


Portable needs alcohol, drugs rehabilitation ‘ Okowa’s aide

Remaining kidnapped railway passengers must be rescued alive ‘ Buhari insists

Peter Obi: SDP surpassed PDP without ‘structure’ in Ekiti ‘ Doyin Okupe

Buhari sends names of 7 ministerial nominees to Senate

Fuel scarcity: No reasonable person can sell below N180 per litre ‘ IPMAN

Abuja woman’s dismembered body found packed in two sacks

2023 too early for Peter Obi to be president ‘ Babangida Aliyu

Ekiti guber: Vote buying rampant ‘ Women Situation Room releases report


Victor Umeh: Igbos who are against Peter Obi should bury their heads in shame

‘I am Alive’ confirmation platform will ease pensioners’ plight – PTAD

FG must refine fuel in Nigeria to end scarcity – IPMAN

Golden Eaglets beat Cote d’Ivoire to qualify for Africa U17 Cup of Nations

Strike looms in Ogun as Labour issues 7-day ultimatum over salary deductions, others

Lagos Private Schools not cooperating with us – UBEC Audit team

Ebonyi records highest maternal mortality rate in six months

Adopt alternative measures to decongest prisons, Cleric tells FG

CJN, female justices condemn gender-based violence in Nigeria

Hajj 2022: Kaduna loses 2 intending pilgrims

NDLEA Arrest 78 Supects, Recover 113 kg Of Cannabis, other Illicit Drugs In Sokoto

5 killed, 10 missing in fresh Benue attack

Buhari transmits Business Facilitation Bill to reps

Vote buying: Ribadu asks court to nullify Binani’s victory


Un-accessed UBE intervention fund now N30.8bn, says UBEC

Plateau 2023: We will resist attempts to replace Labour Party officials- LG chairmen, supporters vow

2 Soldiers Among Suspects Arrested For Collaborating In Kidnap Of Methodist Prelate

Attack on Journalists in Lagos and Ekiti: IPC Demands Strong Action

How Nigeria is preparing to fight future Epidemics-Minister

Learn from Abiola, North East CAN urges Tinubu


Black market booms as petrol scarcity persists

Fuel market crisis deepens as subsidy swells

How Nigerian firms can retain tech talents

Political risks worry insurers ahead 2023 elections

Nigeria faces ‘fiscal time bomb’, says World Bank

Buhari says Nigerians better off today than 2015

Nigeria tops African CEOs’ export destinations ‘ PAFTRAC Survey


Senate Alerts Military On Terrorists’ Enclaves In Kwara, Niger

BREAKING: Gunmen Kill Landlord, Two Others In Sapele

TMG Decries Vote-Buying At Ekiti Guber Election, Commends INEC

2023: APC Senators To Defect En-Masse Over Outcome Of Presidential Primaries

Buhari Wants Private Sector To Reinvest Profit On Job Creation

Nigerian Startup Wins Visa Everywhere Initiative 2022 For Central Europe, Middle East, Africa Region

FIFA extends option for foreign players to leave Ukraine, Russia

Golden Eaglets Beat Cote D’Ivoire To Qualify For Africa U17 Cup Of Nations

Kassim Afegbua Expelled From Our Party A Long Time Ago ‘ Edo PDP

We Cant Sell Fuel Below N180 In Lagos ‘ Oil Marketers

Fuel Scarcity: Pump Price Remains N165, Avoid Panic Buying ‘ FG Tells Nigerians

FG Congratulates Nigeria Golden Eaglets

Edo High Court Remands Iyasere Of Warri In Police Custody Till June 27

Nigerian Youths Tasked On Mental Health, Marital Relationship

NEITI Set To Unveil Status Report On Petroleum Industry Act

Ogwashi-Uku Kingdom Denounces Protest By Non-Indigenes At Govt House Asaba

Police Arrest Business Woman For Alleged Trafficking Of Two Bayelsa Girls


NCC moves to increase government’s revenue from the telecom sector

2023: Northern coalition insists on youth inclusion, roots for Dauda, Others

2023: APC stakeholders,groups calls for national inclusion/unity

CAPPA launches report on how tobacco industry use social media to promote images

Fuel Scarcity:Former CBN director, Titus, advises Nigeria to build new refineries


Osun guber: INEC recruits corps members, PWDs as ad hoc workers

Electoral Act: ‘why Reps motion to override Buhari’s assent stalled

CBN: N5.92bn worth of loans guaranteed under ACGSF in 2021

Niger Delta people should queue behind Okowa ‘ IYC

ASUU: FG has done nothing to warrant suspension of strike

Again, Fulani terrorists invade Ortom’s village, kill 16

2023: I’ll endorse Tinubu as Nigeria’s president ‘Buhari

KADUNA TRAIN ABDUCTOR: Secure release of captives, Buhari orders security agencies

FG to IMF, World Bank, Others: Fuel subsidy removal untenable

UN: 4.1m people risk hunger, death in North East

External reserves gain $242.55m in 10 days

FG to upgrade 4 airports’ control towers, satellite demo flight

$291.8m injected to develop, digitise Afreximbank

Rivers Guber: Wike, Amaechi in another test of might

Ekiti Guber: CNPP urges INEC to prosecute electoral offenders

Electoral Act: Will Reps dare Buhari

Lawan contested Yobe North primary, says Adamu

CVR: EU, INEC mega concert to boost youths’ PVC registration

2023: Niger Delta should queue behind Okowa ‘ IYC


Uncaring attitude’: What CJN told ‘angry’ Supreme Court Justices

2023: Peter Obi’s presidential project mass movement, not Igbo agenda ‘ Umeh

Kwara governor forwards 5 commissioner nominees’ names for assembly confirmation

2023: Suit challenging Atiku’s citizenship gets July 20 date

Cost of cooking gas hits N12,000 per 12.5kg

5 killed, 10 missing as herders attack Benue communities

Senate passes bill on Chartered Risk Management Institute

Why we can’t sell petrol below N180 in Lagos ‘ IPMAN

NYSC swears in 1,175 Batch ‘B’ Stream I corps members in Yobe

Okupe mocks PDP defeat in Ekiti despite established structure

Pictures: NGO launches free online entrepreneurship, agro-empowerment training

Planned protest against Customs Modernisation Project fails

2023: Anti-Muslim-Muslim ticket protesters stranded at APC national secretariat



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